Khiet Ngo, DO, MS

Course Board: Aquifer Sciences

Role: Science Leadership- Clinical Lead, Script Author


Institution: Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor, Medical Education

Robin English, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Sciences, Aquifer Pediatrics (former)

Role: Clinical Lead (Sciences), Pilot School Clinical Lead (Sciences), Case Author (Pediatrics), Associate Editor (Pediatrics- former)

Cases Authored: Pediatrics 02: Infant female well-child visits (2, 6, and 9 months)


Jennifer Plant, MD, MEd

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics, Aquifer Sciences

Role: Assessment Author (Pediatrics), Case Author (Pediatrics), Pilot School Clinical Lead (Sciences)

Cases Authored: Pediatrics 17: 4-year-old female refusing to walk


Institution: University of California Davis

Institutional Role: HS Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics; PICU Division Chief, Pediatric Post-Clerkship Director, PICU Fellowship Director

Bio:  Currently am HS Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics PICU Division Chief, Pediatric Post-Clerkship Director, and PICU Fellowship Director at UC Davis.

David Harris, PhD

Course Board: Aquifer Sciences

Role: Science Lead


Institution: University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Institutional Role: Associate Professor, Module Director for Year One

Bio: David Harris is an Associate Professor of Physiology and directs the Structure and Function module at UCF. His main areas of teaching are cardiovascular and respiratory physiology. He has been active in educational research with his main interests in active learning pedagogies and the use of high fidelity patient simulation with first-year medical students. He has won the national teaching awards with IAMSE and the American Physiological Society.

Tracy Fulton, PhD

Course Board: Aquifer Sciences

Role: Science Lead, Case Author


Institution: University of California, San Francisco

Institutional Role: Professor; Professional School Director, Biochemistry; Course Director

Bio: Tracy B. Fulton is a professor of Biochemistry, holder of an Academy of Medical Educators Endowed Chair, and teaches in all professional schools at UCSF. She directs the SOM REGulatioN block, is past chair of SOM F1 Operations and was a leader in the implementation of the Bridges assessment program. Tracy is active in IAMSE, the Association of Biochemistry Educators, co-chairs the NBME Test Material Development Committee for pharmacology and biochemistry, and was a member of the AAMC Core EPA panel.

Amy Wilson-Delfosse, PhD

Course Board: Aquifer Sciences

Role: Senior Director


Institution: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Professor of Pharmacology; Associate Dean for Curriculum

Bio: Dr. Wilson-Delfosse has served as Senior Director of Aquifer Sciences since 2016. She has served internationally as the president of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (2011-2015). The Association of American Medical Colleges recognized Dr. Wilson-Delfosse’s accomplishments in medical education with the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award in 2012.

James Nixon, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Sciences

Role: Co-Senior Director- Aquifer Sciences, Case Author, Senior Director (former)- Aquifer Internal Medicine

Cases Authored: High Value Care 02: 25-year-old woman – Making diagnostic testing count, Internal Medicine 01: 49-year-old man with chest pain


Institution: University of Minnesota